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How to visit the stage of a Book and Movie Soaked in Emotions: Spinalonga

Island of Spinalonga, Crete, Greece

Discover the captivating allure of Spinalonga in Crete, a place steeped in history and mystery, serving as both the backdrop for Victoria Hislop’s novel “The Island” and the set for the film “To Nisi” (“The Island”). Uncover the emotional tapestry woven into the island’s past and present, from its days as a Venetian fortress to its poignant role as a leper colony. Delve into the intertwined stories of resilience and humanity portrayed in the book and experience the magic of Spinalonga’s transformation into a vibrant stage of emotions on the silver screen.